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Rivers state police commissioner re-assigned to FCT Police Command

5 years ago /
Security 

The Rivers state Commissioner of Police, Mbu Joseph Mbu has been redeployed to FCT police command.

UNIMAID teaching Hospital Chief Medical Director says Maiduguri is like a war zone

5 years ago /
Health 

The chief medical director of the University of Maiduguri, Muhammed Bashir says there is urgent need for the federal government to  ensure better funding of the hospital to enable it improve facilities needed to deliver quality health care services, especially for bomb blast victims in Borno state.

Yoruba leaders begin preparation for proposed national conference

5 years ago /
Politics 

In a bid to properly represent the interests of the people in the upcoming national conference, the Ondo state government decided to organise a mini-conference.

ASSU president turns his attention to Ondo state government

5 years ago /
Education 

According to ASUU national president, Nasir Isa Fagge, the situation at Adekunle Ajasin University in Ondo state may destroy academic harmony in the university if not checked.  

Nigerians call for more inclusion of non-state actors in the proposed national conference

5 years ago /
Politics 

A cross section of Nigerians want the federal government to allow the opinion of the people redefine and determine the sovereignty of the nation through the proposed national conference.

Governor Uduaghan boasts of enviable infrastructural development in Delta state

5 years ago /
Politics 

The National Secretariat of the PDP came alive on Wednesday when a high-powered delegation of the party in Delta state came visiting.

Reactions follow the National Council of State meeting

5 years ago /
Politics 

In the past, meetings of the National Council of state, which is a purely advisory body, have been adjudged by the opposition as merely giving legitimacy to decisions of the president.

Jonathan turns up the heat under the new service chiefs

5 years ago /
Security 

The fight against terror has remained a major challenge for the President Goodluck Jonathan Administration. 

Reasons behind Senate President's failure to read the letter of defection

5 years ago /
Politics 

After missing the last two sessions, Nigerian Senate president David Mark was at the sitting on Wednesday conducting the affairs of the senate. Seriously calling for Senator Mark’s attention is the letter of defection submitted by 11 senators from the PDP.

ASUP STRIKE UPDATE: ASUP insists on continuing strike

5 years ago /
Education 

There seems to be no end in sight to the ongoing strike action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP as the union has vowed to continue with the action until the federal government meets its demands.

Civil Society Organisations reach consensus on upcoming national conference

5 years ago /
Politics 

Civil Society Organisations are now meeting to articulate views for the national conference, which has received approval of the national council of state.

Association calls for government loans to build and run oil refineries

5 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Independent petroleum marketers have assured Nigerians that there is no cause for alarm on rumours of an impending fuel scarcity. 

PDP officially responds to Atiku's defection

5 years ago /
Politics 

The leadership of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP has described the defection of former vice president Atiku Abubakar to the All Progressive Congress, APC as a political voyage.

Minister of Works declares Lagos-Ibadan expressway as one of his successes

5 years ago /
Nation 

Former deputy senate president Ibrahim Mantu says a culture of mindless criticism breed negative attitude among citizens.

Legal loopholes discovered in proposed 2014 budget

5 years ago /
Politics 

Debate on the 2014 budget suffered a major setback on Tuesday as arguments were made that legitimate loopholes were discovered in the budget submitted.

Proposed 2014 budget sails second reading in the Senate

5 years ago /
Politics 

The debate on the 2014 Budget bill continued on the floor of the Senate yesterday with arguments for and against the bill.

Senate Leadership may never permit the reading of the letter of defection by 11 PDP Senators

5 years ago /
Politics 

The Nigerian Senate resumed on Tuesday without a word on the letter of defection by eleven members of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party.

PDP leadership declared equal to colonial rule and slave trade in Nigeria

5 years ago /
Politics 

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state has dismissed as untrue reports that the All Progressive Congress in the state is being plagued by internal wrangling with the successful inauguration of state executive of the party.

Nigerian prisoners fight for their right to vote during 2015 elections

5 years ago /
Politics 

A case that will empower prisoners in Nigeria to vote during elections has been fixed for hearing on the 19TH of March 2014.

Full account of the APC caucus meeting

5 years ago /
Politics 

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC met with the party’s caucus in the House of Representatives last night over the leadership tussle.